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DL takes first step toward allowing outdoor bands to play until midnight

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Looks like bands will be able to play longer this summer.

Detroit Lakes City Council approved the first reading of an ordinance changing the city's noise ordinance from 10 p.m. to midnight on Fridays and Saturdays from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend, Sundays on those two holiday weekends, and July 3-5.


Before a vote of approval, alderman Leonard Heltemes made a motion to change the time from midnight to 11 p.m.

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